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Going Video – The Accidental Entrepreneur

I’ve been casting about for ways in which to share my story and the things I’ve learned during my 5 year network marketing journey, and I’ve settled on video.  Welcome to the new series “The Accidental Entrepreneur.”  I’ll be posting the videos on my YouTube … Continue Reading →


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This Week’s Lesson: Make It Fun!

As I continue turning my home/online business on its ear and switching to a network marketing system, I’m learning things!  This week’s lesson appeared over and over again — make it fun.  You may be in a related business or you may not, but I think … Continue Reading →


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If It’s Cheaper, Is That All That Matters?

You know by now that I believe in positive thinking, and making small changes that have big effects in the long run, and assuming good intentions, and caring about people no matter what.  But something is frustrating me today.  I’m curious to know whether this … Continue Reading →


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Are You Focusing On the Right Things?

Hi readers!  Long time, no see.  It’s been a month since my last blog post and I apologize for that.  I lost my focus.  Has a loss of focus happened to you?  Do you find yourself turning in circles with regards to job or life … Continue Reading →


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SPRING BREAK! What are you reading?

In my part of the world, spring break starts today.  Students go back to school on Monday April 21st and are thrilled to begin a 10 day relaxation and travel period.  This time tends to represent a slightly more laid back schedule for parents and … Continue Reading →


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Thank You Note Challenge: 30 Days of Thanks

Happy April!  Finally spring is here in my part of the country – I hope it is for you as well.  This week, I have a guest post and a challenge for you.  Jennifer Richwine is a blogger at richandwine.blogspot.com/, an integral part of a well-known … Continue Reading →


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5:30 a.m… What? Starting the Day Right

Happy New Year!  I took a few weeks’ break from blogging and I really did feel it tugging at my mind.  I wanted to come back here and communicate more regularly.  Life, holidays, family, and a rapidly growing business kept me otherwise occupied, however, and … Continue Reading →


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Count Your Blessings: How to Recognize How Far You’ve Come

We all have our down days and our days when we wonder if we’ve really accomplished anything lately.  I’m writing this post a week before Thanksgiving, and the idea of giving thanks caused me to pause and wonder how we can switch our thinking out … Continue Reading →


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Baseball and Business – 3 Lessons Learned from the Field

As I was sitting and watching my son play in a travel baseball game the other day, a light bulb came on over my head.  (It startled me enough that I’m surprised everyone else didn’t notice!)  Every single lesson that I’ve been trying to teach … Continue Reading →


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A New Way to Grow and Cross Promote Blog and Facebook Page Views!

Here’s a quick “how to” post for this Friday morning!  I just found out that it’s now possible to embed Facebook posts into blog pages.  This seems like a pretty awesome option for cross promoting fan pages and your blog.  And, as we know, it’s … Continue Reading →